Lynnwood has a total population of 33,847 and a student population of 9,658. Of these students, 9,658 are enrolled in schools that offer information systems programs.
Lynnwood's largest information systems school is Edmonds Community College. In 2010, approximately 102 students graduated from the Information Systems program at Edmonds Community College.
In 2010, 126 students graduated with an information systems certificate in Lynnwood. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $12,440 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Lynnwood information systems schools was an average of $17,660 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $972 for information systems related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Lynnwood-based information systems schools, you will have an added expense of $6,300 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $7,118.
Many information systems graduates choose to work as information systems professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Lynnwood, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 1 information systems professionals in Washington State were working in the greater Lynnwood area. By the year 2018, the number of information systems professionals is expected to increase by 12% in Lynnwood. This anticipated change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for information systems professionals.